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Cuba

Pretoria, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) The participation of four Cuban professors specialized in science and mathematics to train South African teachers in Eastern Cape will help to strengthen the teaching of these subjects in that province, officials of that sector said today.


Sports

Seoul, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) The Democratic People''s Republic of Korea (DPRK) will compete in artistic skating, alpine ski, long-distance ski and ice hockey during the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics, official sources reported today.


Science

Washington, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) When a mother breastfeeds her child for six months or more it reduces her risk of diabetes up to 47 percent, said a study by the American Medical Association (AMA) published on Wednesday.


Opinion

By Fausto Triana

Santiago de Chile, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) Talkative with youths, incisive in the mea culpa of the Catholic Church for sexual abuses and with strong messages on the world's inequity, Pope Francis says goodbye today to Chile.


Culture

Havana, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) The great variety of perspectives to conceive and play jazz will be tangible at the concert in this city by US saxophone player Joe Lovano, together with Cuban musicians.


Economy

Algiers, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Algeria will commission an Italian refinery to convert its crude oil into fuels following the signing of an agreement derived from an international tender, Sonatrach state sources announced here Monday.